A brief spring storm delivered a welcome batch of rain to Northern California on Saturday as well as an unexpectedly hearty supply of snow that closed roads in Yosemite National Park and made tire chains a requirement in the mountain passes around Lake Tahoe.
A late season storm blowing in from the north has triggered a winter weather advisory in the Sierra, where several inches of snow is expected at Lake Tahoe Saturday and up to a foot in the upper elevations.
Broken bottles, rusted cans and jagged pieces of metal now cover Lake Tahoe’s drought-plagued shores.
When you want a relaxing getaway, sitting by a lake could just about be the best thought you could think of. Fortunately there are very good choices around here. Stay in the cityscape, or head to the country side or up to the mountains. The lakes are wonderful and waiting for you to pitch your chair, sit down and relax.
Light rain and snow led to less clarity-stealing sediment and other pollutants being washed into Tahoe. Warmer temperatures limited the mixing of lake waters in the winter to further increase clarity.
A mansion known as “The Castle on Lake Tahoe” is up for sale at $26 million on the lake’s north shore.
A Lake Tahoe hotel owner has been fined $40,000 for the unauthorized removal of four mature pine trees to enhance the resort’s lake views
It’s quite peaceful on the shores of this North Lake Tahoe resort. A community gathering spot, where folks come together for dinner and drinks. Like most rustic lodges there’s interesting decor scattered throughout. But one of those pieces is now gone.
A 25-year-old Tahoe City man has been arrested on suspicion of drunken driving and vehicular manslaughter in a crash on Lake Tahoe’s north shore that killed a passenger in his SUV over the weekend.
A popular cross-country ski area near Lake Tahoe has temporarily closed due to a lack of snow, and forecasters say the lingering drought should persist or get worse in the months ahead across most of California and Nevada.
Contractors are putting the final touches on the building, which will feature 550 rooms, complete with a 24-hour oyster bar and an 1,800-square-foot Elvis suite. But it won’t be all slots and table games. The hotel plans to bank on its famous rock ’n’ roll edge.
The U.S. Coast Guard has grounded operations of a popular Lake Tahoe cruise boat.